Mailman, the GNU Mailing List Manager, is a program to manage mailing lists. It is released under the GNU General Public License.

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How to configure Postfix to relay mails to remote Mailman server?

I want to setup a postfix server a.example.com on one physical maschine and a postfix/mailman server b.example.com on another maschine. All mail is received by server a.example.com and has to be ...
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Mailman not integrating with postfix properly

I installed postfix on my local machine and able to send mails to local users i.e. shivams in my case which is username of the account. Also i am able to send mail outside of my machine for ex. ...
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Not able to access mailman via web interface

I am trying to install mailman on my local machine. I am using debian 8. I installed mailman simply using apt-get install mailman. Then i copied mailman.conf file to ...
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Mailman Issue on Ubuntu 14.04

One of my clients have VPS at A2 Hosting and using Ubuntu 14.04. He have Apache, MySQL and PHP running a Wordpress site and have Postfix and Dovecot (Installed using iRedMail) and able to send and ...
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Postfix sending mail from local users but not from mailman [duplicate]

I am attempting to set up a Mailman server for a local club and have run into a strange issue with Postfix and Mailman. I think the issue lies with Postfix. So The issue is that I am able to send ...
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Can mailman/exim reject nonmember postings at connection time?

I am using Mailman with Exim. When a nonmember posts to a mailing list, Mailman can be configured in any of the following ways, each of which has a problem: Accept it -- this distributes spam to ...
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How do I stop spam sent to mailing list posters by a list subscriber?

I administer a few moderate traffic mailing lists. I'm starting to get reports from list members about spam being sent to them after they post to a list. I've been sent a couple of these spam messages ...
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Bug in Mailman version 2.1.18-1

In their zeal to counter spam, both AOL.com and Yahoo.com - and possibly some other big players - changed their email reception policies which effectively cut off their customer's ability to receive ...
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Mailman install to VPS with no SSH access

I have a VPS with only FTP and HTTP access.There is no SSH acces. Is it possible to install Mailman there with what I have?Thanks.
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Forbidden You don't have permission to access /cgi-bin/mailman/

I just upgraded from Ubuntu server to 14.0.4 LTS and I can no longer access Mailman via the Web Interface. I get a 403 forbidden error (Forbidden: You don't have permission to access ...
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Is there a way to change the Require Explicit Destination flag on a list from the command line, with Mailman?

I have a mailing list within mailman that has the flag "Require Explicit Destination" set to True. I would like to turn this off but only have access via command-line. How can I turn this off/set to ...
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Mailman sends list emails from mylist-bounce address

I've configured mailman with postfix in 2 different ways and in both of them, when I send an email to the list (ex: mylist@lists.example.com), all the subscribers receive the email from ...
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mailman refused relaying after update [closed]

After I updated my mailman installation the server is now refusing to send the messages... and I can not figure out why. (I receive the messages since my mail account is on the same server, but they ...
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Mailman 404 page not found

I have configured mailman following these instructions. https://www.gnu.org/software/mailman/mailman-install/index.html I have run into this problem Problem: All Mailman web pages give a 404 File ...
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Mailman and Apache Virtual Hosts problems

I am creating a set up of Mailman, Apache2.4 and Postfix. My problem is as follows. When I access the mailing list with the domain name, I get the correct result in my browser. Here the picture ...
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Postfix - virtual - exclude sender from recipients

Is postfix able to rewrite the recipients, based on the sender address? There are multiple users receiving Mail by this configuration in /etc/postfix/virtual: mail@example.com user1, user2, ...
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Mailman: Is it possible to re-send bounced emails?

I've just installed a Mailman server to send newsletters, but I (foolishly) didn't wait long enough for the new dedicated subdomain to propagate through the DNS network before sending the first one, ...
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BATV filtering on Postfix and mailman [closed]

Apparently Postfix does not natively support BATV tags. We'd like to strip these prvs=-tags from the FROM field because we think our mailman setup has issues with it (sees sender as a non-member). I ...
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Rewrite or change MAIL FROM:<> with postfix or mailman

I've got a problem with laposte.net free french email provider : since several weeks now, their smtp servers don't accept empty MAIL FROM anymore. Here is a sample telnet session : $ telnet ...
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Mailman Webinterface Administrative Requests not working

I've set up Mailman 2.1.16 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, Postfix and Apache. Sending Mails through a relayhost works fine and I can use the Webinterface of Mailman. But the Webinterface does nothing regarding ...
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Training a spam filter based on Mailman moderator's actions?

I'm planning a Mailman server, and looking for a good way to enable list moderators train a spam filter (likely to be either spamassassin or dspam). Has anyone come up with a good way to run training ...
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Managing a mailing list [closed]

Using mailman version 2.1.4 trying to set the reply to only the mailing list administrator how do l go about this I have tried defining an explicit address and also setting the number of addresses to ...
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“Warning: hostname localhost does not resolve to address ::1: No address associated with hostname” inside an openVZ/Debian container

I'm getting the mesage regulary inside mail.log from postfix. In special, but not only, at mails send received mailman. warning: hostname localhost does not resolve to address ::1: No address ...
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Setting up a mail server using postfix, dovecot, mailman and ldap

I don't really have much experience with mail servers so forgive me if some of my terminology is off. First of all, here's what I'm trying to do: get user information using ldap (postfix?) ...
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Site list for mailman missing, despite it being created and configured

I am migrating a mailman installation from an Ubuntu 8.0.4 server to an Ubuntu 12.04 server. I have succesfully installed mailman on the target server and copied the data, archives and lists ...
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Mailman: If a non-list member sends a mail, how to add his address as Cc?

I have a simple mailman setup which is configured to replace the Reply-To field with the mailing list address. This is to allow a simple 'Reply' to go to the list, as this is the main use case. Now ...
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How to properly disable a mailman mailing list

I have been asked to disable a single mailing list on mailman. I do not want to destroy the list - we may want to revive it later. Also, we want to keep the archives accessible for the list members. ...
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SNT0-MC1-F20 Mailman issue

We are having issues with our maling list, we are using MailMan, a piece of log that i thought it might help in tracking the issue, Multiple lines like the following: (lost connection with ...
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mailman is forcing moderation of messages posted by members even with mod bit not set

My mailman server is holding all posted messages from users even though I've confirmed that they do not have the mod bit set. I've confirmed that the from email matches the subscribed member (the ...
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Nginx fastcgi split path info with mailman

i'm using mailman with nginx to get its web interface this my nginx config : location /cgi-bin/mailman { root /usr/lib/; fastcgi_split_path_info (/cgi-bin/mailman[^/]*)/(.*)$; ...
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how to backup and restore mailman?

How can I backup and restore mailman list ? Our server was hacked, We plan to reload OS. We are having mailman list in server. I'm new to mailman, It's urgent to backup and restore mailman list. ...
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Mailman ignore mm_cfg.py

I installed mailman on a debian server with apache on it. I followed instructions to configure the URL of the admin pannel of mailman. So I made the modifications I had to do in ...
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Postfix and Mailman

I've just configured postfix using virtual domains (using dovecote) and therefore needed to alter the mailman-configuration. I decided to use lists.* to allow postfix to distiguish between mails that ...
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Using Mailman, how to unshunt message back into hold queue for moderation?

How can I get Mailman to reprocess messages in a queue directory? Or alternately, how can I transfer all the messages from a queue directory into the moderation hold queue for the relevant list(s)? ...
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What could cause Mailman to drop messages after moderator approval?

I run a medium-sized Mailman system that recently developed a problem where any messages that pass through moderation disappear instead of being delivered to the mailing list. This is affecting every ...
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Constant 403 errors when trying to access mailman listinfo and admin in nginx [closed]

I've set up nginx and mailman (among everything else) via this tutorial: http://www.howtoforge.com/perfect-server-ubuntu-12.04-lts-nginx-bind-dovecot-ispconfig-3-p4 I was able to successfully create ...
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What are the steps to integrate a new mailman list?

I am using Mailman version 2.1.12 running on a Linux CentOS 6.3 final system, and there are already many successfully operational mailman lists in operation. sendmail is the transport. I have created ...
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Managing mailman configuration with augeas

I want to create an augeas lens to modify mailman lists. The lists are stored in a binary file which can be exported to a plaintext file using config_list -o /tmp/config my_list and reimported by ...
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How to make postfix or mailman send outgoing emails on behalf of announce@example.com instead of announce@lists.example.com?

I have successfully installed and configured postfix and mailman and everything works correctly. The server FQDN is lists.example.com. My problem is that I would like mails sent to subscribers to ...
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Postfix rejects email addresses as unknown if injected via SMTP, but accepts them if injected via /usr/sbin/sendmail

I'm using Postfix together with Mailman to handle mailing lists on one of my servers. There is a delivery method defined in Postfix to handle incoming mail for mailing lists, "mailman". This delivery ...
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Mailman automatic approval for new message from a specific domain

kindly all can you show how to configure mailman to approve all message from specific domain without a request to confirmation even if this domain sender is not subscribed ? i tried this but not ...
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Mailman 2.1.12 - disable user passwords and listserv commands

Using Mailman version: 2.1.12 I'm looking for a way to do several things with Mailman: Disable user passwords completely. I know how to disable the reminders, but I'd like for them not to be set ...
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postfix, dovecot 2, mailman, dovecot-lda on same domain, config does not work anymore

this configuration used to work but after updating to Dovecot 2 (Ubuntu 12.04) mails to mailman get not delivered anymore: Instead of delivering to mailman, I get a bounce for non-existing user ...
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Maillist with foreign SQL table as address source

I'm looking for a way to allow members of a society to contact all members by sending mails to one group address. At the moment this is done by using mailman but this is rather unconfortable because ...
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Stuck with unsatisfactory performance using PHPList & Amazon SES

I have a PHPList 2.11.7 development version, installed and running on AWS EC2, I made a micro instance, and uploaded an image that contains CentOS 5.8 32-bit version since supposedly PHPList isn't ...
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Mailman bounce messages going to list

A number of users on a list had an issue with mail; Mailman messages were being rejected with a 550 error due to a problem with their server. For some reason, these bounce messages were then ...
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Postfix Submission port issue

I have setup postfix+mailman on my debian server and i have an issue with postfix submission port. My ISP blocks SMTP on port 25 to prevent *spams and i must to use submission port (587). I have ...
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Migrating GNU Mailman server to new hardware

We have a GNU Mailman server running on some old hardware that is due to be retired soon. I have been trying to figure out where the list/archive data stored so I can just rsync it over to the new ...
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mailman not relaying email to external address

I have a setup of mailman with postfix on an ubuntu server 12.04. My problem is that mailing list emails are not forwarded to email addresses external to my institution. However the initial welcome ...
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postfix error: open database /var/lib/mailman/data/aliases.db: No such file

In trying to follow the Ubuntu guide for postfix and mailman, I do not understand these directions: This build of mailman runs as list. It must have permission to read /etc/aliases and read and write ...